HOUSTON – An officer pepper-sprayed an armed woman outside a bank Thursday morning just north of downtown.
According to the Houston Police Department, the incident happened in the parking lot of a Capital One bank in the 2800 block of Fulton near James.
Police said the woman was roaming the lot with a knife. A crisis intervention officer tried to calm her down, but ended up having to spray her with pepper spray.
She was taken to the hospital for treatment and mental evaluation.